: asserted to be true or to exist <an alleged miracle>
: questionably true or of a specified kind : supposed, so-called <bought an alleged antique vase>
: accused but not proven or convicted <an alleged burglar>
— al·leg·ed·ly \-ˈle-jəd-lē\ adverb
Examples of ALLEGED
- The alleged thief was arrested.
- He denied the alleged conspiracy.
First Known Use of ALLEGED
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